Look at the Big Picture!
Sometimes in our lives we get so caught up in all of the little challenges we constantly face, we forget to look at the big picture. If we look around, often we see others with challenges that we think are even worse than ours. Then we are thankful for what we have in life. We really need to face all of our challenges that same way — we must always be grateful for the good times and find the best way to get through the not-so-great times. Some of the down times are actually not so big and we can figure out how to manage them, but now and then something happens that is tougher with which to deal. Fortunately the really big issues are not too often usually, and the smaller problems we have dealt with do help us figure out how we can get through those more difficult times. Continue reading